The greatest of all Venetian painters, Titian achieved a worldly success and artistic influence unsurpassed in his own lifetime and later equalled only by Rubens. His matchless technique brought him imperial patronage and led to a revolutionary change in the role of the painter. In liberating painting from its traditional subservience to drawing he emphasised the importance of colour and brushwork, establishing a tradition that can be traced thro...
By Charles Hope
Hardcover: 176 pages
Publisher: Chaucer Press (April 1, 2004)
Product Dimensions: 9.5 x 1 x 11.5 inches
Amazon Rank: 3825122
Format: PDF Text djvu ebook
for its size, this is probably the best overview of titian available in english. the color reproductions are beautifully done, the sampling of titian's works is comprehensive yet compact. the historical essays on the epochs of titian's output and the